This topic will be debated by Frank Turek and Michael Shermer at Stony Brook University’s Student Activity Center on Thursday, April 16 at 7PM.
Dr. Frank Turek is a dynamic speaker and award-winning author or coauthor of four books: Stealing from God: Why Atheists Need God to make their Case, I Don’t Have Enough Faith to be an Atheist, Correct, Not Politically Correct and Legislating Morality. Dr. Michael Shermer, the founding Publisher of Skeptic Magazine a monthly columnist for Scientific American.He is the author of The Moral Arc: How Science and Reason Lead Humanity Toward Truth, Justice, and Freedom, The Believing Brain: From Ghosts and Gods to Politics and Conspiracies—How We Construct Beliefs and Reinforce Them as Truths; The Mind of the Market, on evolutionary economics, Why Darwin Matters: Evolution and the Case Against Intelligent Design, and The Science of Good and Evil.
The debate is free and open to the public. Pre-register at www.newyorkapologetics.com/debate.
Dr. Frank Turek will also be speaking at the following events that weekend:
- Friday, April 17 at 7PM at Church on the Sound, presenting “I Don’t Have Enough Faith to be an Atheist, with a Q&A session. Admission is free. All are welcome.
- Saturday, April 18th 8:30-11AM, as the keynote speaker at Impact, a breakfast at Villa Lombarid’s , 877 Main St,. Holbrook, NY. Cost is $20 per person. Go to www.newyorkapologetics.com/debate for details.
- Sunday, April 19th, speaking at both church services at Church on the Sound, 335 Oxhead Road, Stony Brook. Service times are 9 & 11AM. All are welcome.
Frank hosts an hour-long TV program each week called I Don’t Have Enough Faith to Be an Atheist that is broadcast Wednesday nights on DirecTV Channel 378 (the NRB Network). His radio program called CrossExamined with Frank Turek airs on 122 stations every Saturday morning at 10 a.m. eastern and is available continuously on the free CrossExamined App.
Frank is widely featured guest in the media as a leading apologetics expert and cultural commentator. He has appeared on hundreds of radio programs and many top TV programs including: The O’Reilly Factor, Hannity and Colmes, Faith Under Fire, and Politically Incorrect. He also writes a column for Townhall.com.
A former aviator in the US Navy, Frank has a master’s degree from the George Washington University and a doctorate from Southern Evangelical Seminary. He and his wife, Stephanie, are blessed with three grown sons.